Antarctic whisky bottles returned

Scotch traveled with explorers on expedition to the South Pole

Posted: January 20, 2013 at 3:30 a.m.

Talk about whisky on ice: Three bottles of rare, 19th century scotch found beneath the floorboards of Antarctic explorer Ernest Shackleton’s abandoned expedition base were returned to the polar continent Saturday after a distiller flew them to Scotland to re-create the long-lost recipe.

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Front Section, Pages 9 on 01/20/2013